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It was settled by the Constitution, the laws, and the whole practice of the government that the entire executive power is vested in the President…
The safety of the republic being the supreme law, and Texas having offered us the key to the safety of our country from all foreign…
Disunion by force is treason.
Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy…
The Constitution and the laws are supreme and the Union indissoluble.
The brave man inattentive to his duty, is worth little more to his country than the coward who deserts in the hour of danger.
To the victors belong the spoils.
Our government is founded upon the intelligence of the people. I for one do not despair of the republic. I have great confidence in the…
There is nothing that I shudder at more than the idea of a separation of the Union. Should such an event ever happen, which I…
In England the judges should have independence to protect the people against the crown. Here the judges should not be independent of the people, but…
Nullification means insurrection and war; and the other states have a right to put it down.
I am a Senator against my wishes and feelings, which I regret more than any other of my life.
I feel in the depths of my soul that it is the highest, most sacred, and most irreversible part of my obligation to preserve the…
I would sincerely regret, and which never shall happen whilst I am in office, a military guard around the President.
War is a blessing compared with national degradation.
No one need think that the world can be ruled without blood. The civil sword shall and must be red and bloody.
Fear not, the people may be deluded for a moment, but cannot be corrupted.
Americans are not a perfect people, but we are called to a perfect mission.
Democracy shows not only its power in reforming governments, but in regenerating a race of men and this is the greatest blessing of free governments.
Money is power, and in that government which pays all the public officers of the states will all political power be substantially concentrated.
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